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Q: Bios power management

Hi there. Since I bought my new mouse and illuminated keyboard, when I use the PC a lot, they have spontaneously been stoping for a period of time and then they work fine. I didn't have this problem before because I had a ps2 keyboard. Now I have USB mouse and keyboard and this happens. I do believe there is a problem with the power management. A friend of mine has the same motherboard and he incurs the same problem. I have a Gigabyte GA-B75M-D3V and here is a printscreen of my bios with the power management tab.
What settings should I change?

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A: Bios power management

Hi,

I think you'd be able to adjust that power management settings in Windows under

Control Panel>Power Options>Edit Plan Settings>Change Advanced Power Settings>USB Settings
Or in Device Manager>USB Root Hub Properties>Power Management Tab

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/bios-power-management.202067/
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A:Power management bios

I haven't seen the option to power on a machine at a certain time on any sort of modern machine.  Is it really that slow to boot that you need it to turn on automatically?  If so you should probably address that issue.  Also, a machine that new will use next to no power when it's in standby so that may also be an option if you need to get it up and running quickly.

http://www.computerhope.com/forum/index.php/topic,156220.0.html
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Hi,,
just got this PC from a friend, and when i boot it up i get the following message:

CMOS Checksum error - Defaults loaded.
Hardware monitor found an error, enter POWER MANAGEMENT SETUP for details.

When i go into BIOS and into the Power management setup screen, i have the following errors:

1) Under the fan monitor section:

** Fan Monitor **
Chassis fan speed : xxxxRPM [Err]

2) Under the voltage monitor section:

** Voltage Monitor **
VCORE Voltage : 1.6V [Err]

I have searched around the internet for an answer but i cant seem to find anything,,, i have tried changing the power supply cable and i cleaned all the fans as i have read that this sometimes can cause the problems....

does anyone have any suggestions??
thanks
 

A:Power Management Setup BIOS problem

A checksum error is generated when the bios does not find the hardware it expects. Here is where I would start;
1 Change the cmos battery. These are cheap and easy to change; it should only be a few dollars.
2 While you have the case open to change the battery, check to see if you have a case fan that is not plugged in or not working.
3 Restart the system and enter the bios. Load defaults, save settings and restart.

It would help if you posted your exact system specs.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management-setup-bios-problem.621595/
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Never had to mess around with my BIOS settings.
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Thank you in advance

Message was edited by: plainer

A:Satellite X200 - No power management tab in BIOS

Hello

Why you need an automatic start up time?

Sorry but such a function is not available. I never had a notebook that was able to set such automatic start up time.

https://forum.toshiba.eu/showthread.php?60361-Satellite-X200-No-power-management-tab-in-BIOS
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A:Windows Power Management - Power Saver - is this safe for graphic card

Power Saver attempts to save power by reducing the CPU’s speed all the time and lowering screen brightness, among other similar settings and that may account for your fps drop when benchmarking. Doesn't sound like a good choice for your purposes.

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A:Using 'DEL' gets me to boot management NOT bios !!!!!

Hello Purgatory,

What is the manufacture of your computer? When you first start your computer, it should flash-up at the very beginning which F keys get you to which option.

Thank you,
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A:power management

Disable power saving. All it seems to do is cause a hard reboot when it continues sleeping when yo try to wake it. I tried all configurations of power management with many reboots until I simply turned it off.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management.29930/
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A:Power Management

You probably need to enable APM (advanced power management) in your bios.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management.175514/
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A:Power Management

It is most likely that your battery needs replacing. If it lasted 18 months, you should be thankful.

But you could try recalibrating by letting the battery run down until the machine shuts off and then charging it fully (as possible).
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management.1021434/
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A:Power Management in XP

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management-in-xp.86112/
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Regards,
Pete C.
 

A:Power Management

Any number of things can prevent a computer from going into standby mode. Nearly any program running in the background can cause the problem. The only way to figure out which one is to start disabling things. Unfortunately, security software is a frequent culprit, and you don't want to disable that.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management.815829/
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A:USB Power Management

Did you disable power saving on all of the usb root hubs in device manager.
What kind of USB device is it?

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A:Power management

Jcapstick
Many times Power Management options as originally designed do not work well. If the system was designed specifically to be compatable with power management all will go well until something changes. In your case it could be addition of a video card or updated drivers. Or incompatable drivers to start with. The only suggestion I would have is go to your Video cards manufacturers website and see if newer drivers are available. If you have on Motherboard video then to the Motherboard manufacturer you must go.

Dave
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management.94079/
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A:Power management

I have always set all the power saving options to Always On and leave the screen saver off. When I am leaving the PC for more than a few minutes, I turn the monitor off. If there's an open project I'm working on, it's always there when I return. Using the Standby mode and other handy features, raises the possibility that you will loose it when the darn thing doesn't "wake up" when you want it to. It only takes a few seconds for the monitor to come up and you know you have it just like you left it.
 

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A:Power Management

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A:power management

You might try

Start> Right Click Computer> Properties> Advanced System Settings> Advanced tab> In Performance - Settings> Check Let Windows choose what's best for my computer





A Guy

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A:Power Management In XP

1. I had the same problem. Did you delete the presets? I deleted all the presets, and XP got angry and wouldn't let me save any of my own. I restored to before I deleted the presets, and now I can save (and keep) MY presets. The only annoying thing is that I have all these bloody XP presets I don't need.

2. Go to your power options in control panel. Then go to the advanced tab, then check "prompt for password when computer resumes from standby, that should fix it.

Sorry for the late reply, I've been on a posting frenzy lately...
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management-in-xp.102654/
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A:power management

Hi MilesAhead,

You might see if resetting all Power Plans back to default, then setting them back to never may allow the monitor setting to stick for you.

Did you also set the screen saver selection to none?

http://www.vistax64.com/general-discussion/207680-power-management.html
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A:Power Management

If you open the Action Center, you should be able to turn off that message.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management.1152664/
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A:Power Management

Your question is a bit unclear.
<<Is there a setting that changes it for all users or a group policy that can be enacted for all users.>>
Changes what? What exactly are you trying to do?

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A:power management

I recommend you to try unhooking your monitor and hooking it back up. That might work on some monitors.
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A:Diskpart / Disk Management vs the BIOS

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A:2nd HDD (1TB) is recognized in bios, not in Win 7 disk management

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A:microsoft system management bios

We can't help with HJT logs here. This is the wrong forum. Regardless of your Windows version, HJT logs must be posted here: http://forums.techguy.org/54-virus-other-malware-removal/
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-system-management-bios.1027512/
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EDIT: Fixed by itself, it now appears in the disk management.

A:HDD gets recognized by BIOS but I can't see it at Disk Management.

  
Quote: Originally Posted by aiceo


So after reinstalling my windows on a SSD, i cannot see my other HDD drive that I haven't even touched, It only shows up in device management in the disk drives, not in the disk management. It also shows up as dynamic. Tried using Partition wizard, but it shows that the disk is bad, so i tried converting it from dynamic to basic, but it fails to do so. I have files on it that I cannot lose, any suggestions?

EDIT: Fixed by itself, it now appears in the disk management.







Quote:
I have files on it that I cannot lose, any suggestions?


You can use Macrium ( free) to create the image.

http://www.majorgeeks.com/content/pa...2270j1060538j7
Be careful when downloading to always click "custom" and decline any of the crap it wants to add - i.e. changing search engines, home page, etc.

Make a boot cd( instructions on main page) and also after creating the image, do a Verify.

I do this by clicking Restore and browsing for the created image and you will see a link to Verify.

Put the image on a different internal hdd and if you have an external hdd, put one there as well.

Do an image backup periodically, (I do it once a week or after any major changes).

This will prevent loss of your files if you have a virus,corruption, etc.

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/356714-hdd-gets-recognized-bios-but-i-cant-see-disk-management.html
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I im in the power saving mode, and i can set times for:

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Hard disks off

For one, what does shutting the HD off do if the PC is still running?

My big question, are the times that i set for standby after i don't touch the computer, or after the computer is finished its tasks...

Cheers,
James

A:Question about Power management...

im sure leaving it on all the time will hurt it in some way shape/form. but i do the same thing. but i do set it so the monitor/screen does turn off. cause images will get burned into the screen. and u would set the standby for after task complete.
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A:Page_fault_in_nonepaged_area /power management

What OS?

Start with a thorough disk check and repair.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/page_fault_in_nonepaged_area-power-management.414518/
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A:Yoga 13 Win 8 power management

hi n6neb1,
 
Welcome to the Lenovo Forums.
 
Can you try to Disable Sleep and Hibernation Settings under the power options and see if the display or the system still goes off after a couple of minutes.
 
 
 
Let me know your findings
 
Cheers

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Moderator comment: Model added to subject for clarity.

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As an update to this:

I ran powercrfg -events and powercfg -requests last night to try to determine where the hang up was, and apparently something is using my audio driver, preventing it from going to sleep properly.

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hello Copyright and welcome to the forums
if you see below where it says power state mapping which says which are supported..
from what i can see this should be supported....
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/win-2k-server-power-management.470479/
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A:Power Management Problems

Quote:





Originally Posted by ZeroBishop


I recently re-installed Windows XP Home to my notebook. Since the re-installation I have had problems with Power Management, I normally have my Power Scheme as 'Always on' and 'Do Nothing on Lid Close'. But, everytime I return from stand-by or reboot. The power settings are returned to the default Portable/Notebook power scheme settings but the power scheme selected is still 'always on' and my advanced options for 'Do Nothing on Lid Close' are returned to 'Standby on Lid Close' which is the default for notebooks.





This maybe of help http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/u...02march25.mspx.

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A:Disabling all Power Management?

Hello TBbolt,

Setting everything in your Power Plan Options and Screen Saver settings to Never should turn off this for you.

Shawn

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A:Power management for P50/P70 Win10

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A:HP 530 Celeron M power management

gravesent, celeron can't change it's clock and voltage. but you can replace it to Pentium-M, which can do those things
 

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A:XP Power Management Does not Work!

The power management features don't always work right - as you've found out.

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A:Power management no connection

I set the power management for a number of minutesClick to expand...

after the computer has been asleep there`s no internet connection.Click to expand...

This problem was far more prevalent in XP than it is in Vista and Windows 7, but still occurs. Make sure you have the latest correct network driver. If it is an integrated adapter get the driver from the PC (or motherboard) manufacturer's web site.

Make sure you have the latest firmware for the router; then reset it to factory default settings and reconfigure.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management-no-connection.1027222/
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Good day and welcome to the community.Please provide more information about your system (model, OS, recent updates, etc), otherwise it will be difficult for the community to assist you. We will also be able to confirm that your post is in the proper forum.Regards.

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A:Help! Power Management Y570

If you could upload a copy of the BSOD details, it would help diagnose the problem To do so, go to http://www.osronline.com/page.cfm?name=Analyze and select the Choose File box (down the page a bit) and browse to the C:\Windows\Minidump\  folder and select one of the recent .dmp files, and then select the Upload Dump button.    After a short period of time, it will dispaly the details of the BSOD, which you can then select, copy and paste into your next post here.     Hopefully the BSOD details will point to the culprit. Cheers,

https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-P-Y-and-Z-series/Help-Power-Management-Y570/td-p/3334407
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it makes more immediate difference then anything else i've tried b4.
 

A:Power Management and HDDs

You really shouldn't spin down a HD if you're going to start it again more than 3-4 times a day.

I don't know if there is a way to spin down only one HD. There were such utilities for DOS, but I haven't seen such a thing for newer OS.

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/power-management-and-hdds.4031/
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A:USB Root Power Management

Hi and Welcome to TSF

In the BIOS, is the wakeup option set to Power Button only. Change it to "Any Key"

Any "CHASIS" jumper on the mobo to enable this feature?

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/usb-root-power-management-102968.html
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A:Toshiba Power Management

cant fix this still
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/toshiba-power-management.318768/
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A:Power Management Question

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http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/200395-power-management-question.html
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A:power management on laptop

Under the Advanced tab of Power Options do you have Hibernation enabled? Standby or Hibernation would be the other options for "lid closed", NOT shutdown. Likewise, those are the options for 'inactivity'. Shutdn is a manual operation...push the button.

I don't believe that this is a "driver" issue at all.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management-on-laptop.531379/
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A:No standby in power management

is it enabled in the bios
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/no-standby-in-power-management.309804/
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A:Windows Xp power Management

You could attempt to fix your windows installation by inserting the Win XP CD-ROM and when prompted select the REPAIR option. If that doesnt work i suggest backing up your system data and reinstall.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-xp-power-management.91669/
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A:Remote Power Management?

Closing duplicate, please don't double post........

http://forums.techguy.org/showthread.php?s=&threadid=100922
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/remote-power-management.101011/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management-and-ppp-connection.259066/
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http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Business-PCs-Workstations-and-Point-of-Sale-Systems/bios-update-and-management-engine-firmware/td-p/5671344
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A:3TB WD not showing in My Computer, Disk Management but does in BIOS

Try this.....
I have a 3 TB drive. Windows 7 Ultimate won&#39;t format more than 2 - Microsoft Community

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/354859-3tb-wd-not-showing-my-computer-disk-management-but-does-bios.html
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A:Disk Management vs Bios SATA drives

You do not need to be concerned.
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http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/336792-disk-management-vs-bios-sata-drives.html
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A:Z820 ME Firmware & Management is Disabled in BIOS

Try this to upgrade the ME firmware on a Z820: As you noticed, there is a 3 pin header E1 located near the edge of the motherboard, between CPU0-DIMM1 and the power connector P3.    - Power down the Z820 first.  Then move the jumper on E1 to pins 1 and 2.  (pin 3 is closest to the CPU DIMM connector)  The jumper on pins 1-2 enables flashing the ME firmware.    - After moving the jumper, then power up the system.  Note:  The system only reads the position of this jumper on power up (maybe reset?), so don't move it while the system is running.    - Now try to flash the ME firmware.    - If the ME flash worked, then power down the system.  Move the jumper on E1 to pins 2 and 3.  This enables ME.  (Note:  ME is disabled with the jumper on pins 1-2)      - After powering up the system after flashing and moving the jumper, the system may power down and up and reboot a few times.  This is normal.  I am not an expert on ME firmware, but I am fairly certain this will help.  E1 is highlighted in yellow below, pin 1 is on the left.   



I am an HP Employee.My opinions are my own, and do not express those of HP.

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A:second Hardrive not showing in bios/disk management

check the connections--make sure that the drive is connected to one of the BLUE sata3 ports (there should be 4) and NOT to the GRAY sata6 ports (should be 2 ports)

it is also possible that you 'might' need to update your BIOS (but this could be a bit extreme) or firmware--see:

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. - Motherboards- ASUS P8Z68-V PRO

and

http://support.asus.com/Search/KDeta...A07951198D&t=2

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/201923-second-hardrive-not-showing-bios-disk-management.html
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A:Why Can't I Access the Intel Management Engine BIOS?

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http://www.dell.com/support/article/us/en/19/SLN143077/EN
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Optiplex_755_Users_Guide_iAMT.pdf
http://downloads.dell.com/manuals/all-products/esuprt_desktop/esuprt_optiplex_desktop/optiplex-755_user%27s%20guide%202_en-us.pdf

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19976498
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A:My Power Management Settings Are Whack, Yo!

Did you try to re-apply new settings ?

You might have a corrupted install ,I would try to customize the settings again and wait to see if it takes effect

Unless you unconciously deactivated it by moving something while it was set like bumpin the mouse a little

http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/208553-my-power-management-settings-whack-yo.html
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A:USB root hub power management issue

Will this help?

Power Plan - Restore Default Settings

Power Plan Settings - Change

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/109189-usb-root-hub-power-management-issue.html
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A:power management software for HTPC

Standard Windows 7 power management will do this. Go to Power Options, select a plan, click Change Plan Settings, Change advanced, expand Hard Drive. Set the time to power off the drive.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-management-software-for-htpc.1014755/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-xp-processer-power-management.829522/